The AAHOA Annual Convention & Trade Show offers something for everyone. From the trade show that offers one-stop shopping for every hotelier to the educational programs and esteemed guest speakers, this is sure to be an experience you'll never forget. As always, the entire event also will feature authentic Indian cuisine, world-class entertainment, thrilling Bollywood performances, and much more. This is the premier event of the year and one that you can't afford to miss!
The AAHOA Annual Convention is your single best opportunity to showcase your products and services – and to talk person-to-person with thousands of hotel owners who make purchasing decisions measured in the tens of millions of dollars! The most recent AAHOA annual convention set attendance records for both hoteliers and exhibitors.
The Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) is THE voice of owners in the hospitality industry. Founded in 1989, AAHOA is now one of the fastest-growing organizations in the industry, with more than 14,000 members owning more than 20,000 hotels that total $128 billion in property value. AAHOA members employ 578,600 full- and part-time workers with a $9.4 billion payroll. AAHOA Officers include Chairman Jay R. (Jimmy) Patel, CHO; Vice Chairman Bharat (Bruce) Patel, CHO, CHO; Treasurer Bhavesh B. Patel, CHO; Secretary Hitesh (HP) Patel, CHA,CHO; and our President & CEO Chip Rogers, each of whom works closely with a 33-member Board of Directors to provide direction for the association. AAHOA is dedicated to promoting and protecting the interests of its members by inspiring excellence through programs and initiatives in advocacy, industry leadership, professional development, and community involvement.